Collected Laws of the RSFSR

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Collected Laws of the RSFSR

 

from 1917 to 1938 the official publication containing the decrees (dekrety and postanovleniia) of the All-Russian Congress of Soviets, the all-Russian Central Executive Committee, the Council of People’s Commissars of the RSFSR, the Council of Workers’ and Peasants’ Defense, and the Council of Labor and Defense. The Collected Laws of the RSFSR published the first decrees of Soviet power, such as the Decree on Peace and the Decree on Land. The Collected Decrees and Regulations of the Government of theRSFSR has been published since 1939.

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